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Scenic 49 Mile Drive

Throughout San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
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“twin peaks” (17 reviews)
“great drive” (3 reviews)
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"twin peaks"
in 17 reviews
"great drive"
in 3 reviews
"the golden gate bridge"
in 19 reviews
"ocean beach"
in 6 reviews
"take your time"
in 7 reviews
"points of interest"
in 3 reviews
"the presidio"
in 8 reviews
"cliff house"
in 3 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 3 reviews
"great city"
in 3 reviews
"city tour"
in 4 reviews
"palace of fine arts"
in 3 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"hop on hop"
in 3 reviews
"fisherman's wharf"
in 7 reviews
"route"
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"sights"
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is a great drive shows you all the hidden gems of San Francisco. You get away from the typical touristy area and get to enjoy some breath taking scenery.

Thank Dorothy B
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Designated by blue and while sea gull signs, the 49 mile scenic drive can be done in half a day or a full day if you decide to stop and explore some of the scenic sights. But since the drive is free take as much...More

1  Thank KLE2013
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Its interesting to see the nice homes,but I believe that it should be a free drive. The best part is the stop by the ocean where you may spot otters and seals just off shore.

Thank john F
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

First of all, part is still closed due to slides in spring. and you do not get to the coast for quite a while.

Thank cookiesdad
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We did the 49 mile drive although at some points it wasn't obvious which direction you were taking and we did get lost a couple of times but it was well worth it in the end.

Thank 36Debbie
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

You can see the bridge from many different angles. It is amazing to see in person. This is a ride worth taking.

Thank Sandy B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you go to San Francisco this is a must do if you can possibly pull it off. The scenery, cliffs and beaches are just gorgeous. I've done it several times and it never gets old. Pull over and take some of the best pictures...More

2  Thank Enjoyingthetravel
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

True to its name is a gem. Follow the google path and there would be signs on the road. Lots of stop overs to enjoy over the day. Don't rush through, take your time. Best time to start around 9-10 am and end before 6-7...More

2  Thank Priyadarshi S
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

the trip is full of points of interest from the pickup to the end . the drivers are very informative with cultural exposure and historical information concering old and new events concering movies and locations . the trip includes options on the return trip with...More

Thank lphillips2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a beautiful and pleasurable drive. There are many places to stop off and take pictures of the ocean and some sea life. There are produce stands on the side of the road in some places and many places to stop off and get...More

Thank tippervs
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Hack W
21 September 2016|
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Response from Cookingforpleasure | Reviewed this property |
bus stops, very small parking place right by the souvenir shop nothing else that could help stopping before to cross the bridge
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sarchrisa
3 September 2016|
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Response from D L | Reviewed this property |
Worse than a nightmare!
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daniel h
7 May 2016|
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Response from Tomer76 | Reviewed this property |
There is a google map file for this route. I found it quickly on google, and you only need to download it and follow it on google maps.
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